Moteru Informacijos Centras – LT

Website: http://www.moteruinformacijoscentras.lt
Moteru informacijos centras (MIC) mission is to educate Lithuanian society on gender
equality, to influence gender equality policies and to promote its development in Lithuania.
Goals of the Women`s Issues Information Centre:
• Seek equal rights and opportunities for women and men in Lithuania
• Improve women’s position in social and private lives
• Develop gender equality environment
Main programs of WIIC activities:
-Combating Violence against women;
– Reconciliation of family and work responsibilities;
– Public education.
-Promotion of women in business
MIC is women's NGO since 1996 promoting gender equality policies through education,
public campaigns, lobbying policy makers and civil society, seeking equal rights and
opportunities for women and men, raising public awareness on equal opportunities and
gender equality, and improving the position of women in all spheres of life. Organizational
structure: Board, Director, project managers, volunteers. Main Programmes as sources of
funding: EU structural funds, EU Social fund, Lithuania Ministry of Social Security and
Welfare, EuropeAid, DAPHNE, PROGRESS, GRIUNTVIG, other EC Justice programs, US
Embassy, EEA Grants, SWISS Fund grants, other.